Nigerian Superstar, Davido’s forthcoming ‘Are We Africans Yet (A.W.A.Y)‘ Atlanta Festival has been pushed back to November 2023 amidst a recent tragedy.
The upcoming festival was to take place at the 20,000 capacity State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia on November 18th 2022. The show starred by the multi award-winning megastar was to also headlines acts like Mayorkun, Stonebwoy, BNXN, Kizz Daniel, Pheelz, Lojay, and other music stars.
However, on the festival’s official Instagram page, the management stated that Davido has postponed the upcoming AWAY Festival to 2023. According to the statement, Davido desires to spend time with his family and loved ones during this difficult times.
Meanwhile, the statement states,
“We have made the difficult but necessary decision to postpone A.W.A.Y Festival until Saturday, November 18, 2023. It is necessary for Davido to spend time with his family and loved ones at this time. To all ticket buyers, your tickets will be honored for the 2023 date.
Thank you for understanding and we look forward to seeing you all in the near future”.
Love and light 💡 God strengthen Both OBO and Chef Chi❤️ pic.twitter.com/T0n552CP8M
— awayfestival (@awayfestival) November 10, 2022
Recall that Davido lost his 3-year-old son Ifeanyi after the toddler drowned in a pool in the family house in Banana Island. The police confirms that the loss is a result of drowning and his passing is under investigation.
Lastly, the megastar made a quick return to Instagram to delete and unpin posts, days after the tragedy